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GoogleAnalyticsTracker

Track Vaadin application use with Google Analytics

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Google Analytics is a JavaScript based tracking service for websites. With this widget you can track any application events using a simple API. The Vaadin 7 version also supports Navigator API for automatic reporting.

Vaadin version compatibility:

Add-on Vaadin version
1.x Vaadin 6.x
2.x Vaadin 7.x
3.x Vaadin 8.x
4.x Vaadin 10-23
5.x Vaadin 24+

Notes

  • Since version 4.1.0 (Vaadin 10) Uses GA4
  • Since version 3.1.0 (Vaadin 8) Uses GA4
  • Since version 2.1.0 (Vaadin 7) Universal Analytics (analytics.js) is the default.
  • Since version 2.2.0 event and user-id tracking was added
  • Since version 2.2.0 project structure changed

Sample code

// Create a tracker for vaadin.com domain.
GoogleAnalyticsTracker tracker = new GoogleAnalyticsTracker("UA-658457-8",
        "vaadin.com");

// Add only one tracker per window.
mainWindow.addComponent(tracker);

// Track the page view
tracker.trackPageview("/samplecode/googleanalytics");
package org.vaadin.googleanalytics.tracking;

import com.vaadin.Application;
import com.vaadin.ui.Label;
import com.vaadin.ui.Window;

public class GoogleanAlyticsSampleApplication extends Application {
    private static final long serialVersionUID = 1L;

    @Override
    public void init() {
        Window mainWindow = new Window(
                "GoogleanAlyticsWidget Sample Application");

        // A meaningless Label just to add some content
        Label label = new Label("Hello Vaadin user");
        mainWindow.addComponent(label);

        // Create a tracker for vaadin.com domain.
        GoogleAnalyticsTracker tracker = new GoogleAnalyticsTracker("UA-658457-8",
                "vaadin.com");

        // Add only one tracker per window.
        mainWindow.addComponent(tracker);

        // Track the page view
        tracker.trackPageview("/samplecode/googleanalytics");

        // Assign main window
        setMainWindow(mainWindow);
    }

}

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Version

Upgraded to Vaadin 8.

Released
2018-01-31
Maturity
STABLE
License
Apache License 2.0

Compatibility

Framework
Vaadin 8.0+
Vaadin 6.0+ in 1.1.2
Vaadin 7.1+ in 2.2.0
Vaadin 23 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 22 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 21 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 20 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 19 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 18 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 17 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 16 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 15 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 14 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 13 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 12 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 11 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 10 in 4.1.0
Vaadin 24+ in 5.0.0
Browser
Browser Independent

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